Ben Godfrey

Ben Godfrey

Innovation and Low Carbon Networks Engineer - Western Power Distribution


Ben Godfrey BEng MIET is an Innovation and Low Carbon Networks Engineer for Western Power Distribution.

Ben has worked within the Electricity Industry for over ten years, since joining E.ON’s distribution business. He has held operational roles as an electrical engineer, delivering major electrical infrastructure projects, as well as planning and strategy roles, integrating embedded generation and developing large load connections on the HV network.

Ben is now leading Western Power Distribution’s low TRL Research and Development portfolio and is responsible for a number of OFGEM funded Network Innovation Allowance projects which inform future network development. He also steers policy through the Energy Network Association’s Low Carbon Technology and Active Network Management working groups.